The Massachusetts Technical Assistance Partnership for Prevention (MassTAPP) supports communities across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in addressing substance abuse prevention. Our expert staff offers technical assistance, capacity building, and resources to Bureau of Substance Abuse Services (BSAS)-funded programs and other communities across the state.
The Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF), a model developed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, is a resource for municipalities, individuals, organizations, community coalitions, and other groups. It guides the selection, implementation, and evaluation of evidence-based, culturally appropriate, sustainable interventions to prevent and/or reduce alcohol misuse and abuse in Massachusetts. This online tool provides guidance for applying the SPF process to the prevention of alcohol misuse and abuse